Youth Voice, Youth Participation and Leadership (Recommended Resources)

1. Supporting Youth Voice In Organisations, Cathcart J, YVH, 2020

2. Top Tips for Youth Voice in Organisations, YPIL Advisory Panel, National Lottery, 2020

3. Zoom in to Youth Voice, Becko L. Sound Connections, 2018

4. Guided By Young Voices, The Roundhouse, 2017

5. Hear By Right, NYA, 2018

6. Top Tips to Involve Young People, NHS Youth Forum Poster

7. Participation Handbook, Grace and Grace, Erasmus, 2017

8. Golden Rules for Young People, Children’s Commissioner Scotland 2017


Charters, Reports, Research

1. Participation Charter 2006, CYPN & Participation Works

2. Youth Voice Charter 2020, YVH/Cathcart J.

3. Children’s Participation from Tokenism to Citizenship, Roger Hart, UNICEF 1992

4. New and Innovative forms of Participation in Decision-making processes, Crowley & Moxon, Council of Europe, 2017

Youth Participation: Charters, Reports, Research

6. The Lundy Model of Child Participation 2007

7. Participation Models: Citizens Youth, Online 1992

8. Good Youth Employment Charter  Youth Emp UK, 2016-2020 sign up earns you a ‘Youth Friendly Badge’ 


Directories of Resources

1. Decision Making: Children and Young People’s Decision-Making, Scottish Govt 2020  Guidance and Research References

2. Directory of Covid19 views: RCPCH, 2020

3. SALTO Participation in democracy/information and links across Europe 2020

4. Coming Soon – EU Directory; #iwill Power of Youth

National Youth Forums (a selection waiting to be reviewed)

Bank of England Youth Forum managed by The British Youth Council


Additional Resources awaiting review – Direct Links

International Articles